Tony Perkins is president of the Family Research Council.

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November 1, 2017, 12:37 PM EDT
Liberals didn’t mind when former President Barack Obama forced his radical social policies on our military, but they certainly don’t want President Donald Trump rescinding them. So where do they turn? Unelected judges.
October 25, 2017, 10:21 AM EDT
They’re no longer with us, but I can still remember them marching every Fourth of July parade when I was a kid.
October 23, 2017, 3:30 PM EDT
The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled in a 2-1 decision that government officials are allowed to decline to facilitate an abortion for a minor illegal immigrant while she is in custody of the federal government.
August 17, 2017, 2:49 PM EDT
We are a divided nation that is in crisis. We are no longer talking to each other – only screaming at one another. We are like a married couple in crisis.
June 22, 2017, 12:00 PM EDT
If abortion groups are trying to keep a low profile, they’re not doing a very good job of it.
March 31, 2017, 9:49 AM EDT
If NC's goal is to ensure that nobody’s happy, then it's succeeding.
February 16, 2017, 4:03 PM EST
Gov't has no authority to force Americans to engage in speech.
January 24, 2017, 12:36 PM EST
This is a vital step in the journey to make America great again.
January 6, 2017, 12:38 PM EST
Obama's two terms aside, that's a tough job under normal circumstances.
December 2, 2016, 3:32 PM EST
Bullying Christians may be a favorite strategy of the left—but it’s not necessarily an effective one.
October 18, 2016, 2:21 PM EDT
Who doesn’t want informed voters?
August 22, 2016, 8:29 AM EDT
The NBA announced it will move the 2017 NBA All-Star Game to New Orleans, Louisiana.
June 7, 2016, 4:37 PM EDT
Can anyone honestly say that men who “feel” like women have a “civil right” to use the ladies’ room?
January 18, 2016, 11:26 AM EST
Thank God! We celebrate with Naghmeh Abedini on the release of her husband Pastor Saeed Abedini.
January 13, 2016, 4:30 PM EST
Yesterday night the president detailed the many ways in which he has fundamentally transformed America. When he took office, Barack Obama set out to accomplish this goal by tragically departing from the values that made America a great nation. But unfortunately, for the President, this isn't cause for concern – but celebration.
September 3, 2015, 2:23 PM EDT
A federal judge ordered the jailing of Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis because she declined to issue same-sex marriage licenses:
July 17, 2015, 11:40 AM EDT
Wednesday afternoon the House Energy and Commerce Committee launched an investigation following the release of a video revealing the Planned Parenthood Senior Director of Medical Services discussing the sale of fetal body parts.
June 29, 2015, 10:35 AM EDT
In one breathtaking move, the nation’s highest court took for itself the power reserved for its people—overturning the votes of millions of Americans and demanding that they walk away from millennia of human history, human nature, and the explicit teachings of Scripture in the process.  Exactly two years after this court took a sledgehammer to federal marriage law, the same Justices came back to finish the job—inventing a sweeping “right” to same-sex marriage no Founding Father intended. 
June 26, 2015, 3:01 PM EDT
Today the U.S. Supreme Court's decision forces the people in all 50 states to embrace same-sex "marriage," regardless of their votes to define marriage in their states as a man-woman institution.
June 22, 2015, 4:14 PM EDT
Like speeding trains heading toward the same collapsed bridge, the dangers and failures of Barack Obama’s foreign, economic, and social policies are heading rapidly toward implosion.  Our vital security interests, our economic well-being, our religious liberties, and the very fabric of American family life are all at grave risk of becoming casualties of the extreme ideological agenda and simple incompetence of the current Administration.